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Kiev’s Plan to End Reliance on Russian Nuclear Fuel May End in Rolling Blackouts
May14

Kiev’s Plan to End Reliance on Russian Nuclear Fuel May End in Rolling Blackouts

Kiev has moved to accelerate the construction of a spent nuclear fuel storage facility in the Chernobyl exclusion zone, Minister of Ecology Ostap Semerak said Thursday. The facility will allow Ukraine to repatriate its spent radioactive materials from Russia, where they are currently being stored. “We must take [our] radioactive waste materials...

[PHOTOS, VIDEO] Anthony Joshua Visits Manchester United Training Base, Trains With Players
May14

[PHOTOS, VIDEO] Anthony Joshua Visits Manchester United Training Base, Trains With Players

The Manchester United players recieved a special guest yesterday, May 13 as British-Nigerian boxer and World heavyweight champion, Anthony Joshua trained with them at their training facility at Carrington base. The 27-year-old boxer who is still enjoying his triumphant win against Ukraine’s giant Wladimir Klitschko also took pictures with...

Ukraine on the spot over arms sale to South Sudan

UN says European state defying international embargo …read more Source: The...

Eurovision 2017: Portugal’s ballad wins contest
May14

Eurovision 2017: Portugal’s ballad wins contest

Portugal have won the Eurovision Song Contest for the first time in the competition’s history., Salvador Sobral, 27, won with his love ballad Amar Pelos Dois, which was written by his sister. He said on receiving the trophy: “We live in a world of fast food music. This is a victory for music… music isn’t fireworks, music...

Ukraine Receives $11 Million From EU for Public Administration Reform
May14

Ukraine Receives $11 Million From EU for Public Administration Reform

KIEV (Sputnik) — Ukraine has received 10 million euros ($11 million) from the European Union as the first tranche within the EU program supporting the reform of the public administration in the country, the press service of the Ukrainian Cabinet of Ministers said Saturday in a statement. “The European Union adopted the decision on payment of the...

Portugal’s Salvador Sobral Wins 2017 Eurovision Contest (VIDEO)
May14

Portugal’s Salvador Sobral Wins 2017 Eurovision Contest (VIDEO)

Portugal won the Eurovision 2017 song contest late Saturday, for its first time, with the song “Amor Pelos Dois” (For the Both of Us) sung by Salvador Sobral, in the grand final gala of the competition held in Kiev. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

Portugal Wins 2017 Eurovision Song Contest
May14

Portugal Wins 2017 Eurovision Song Contest

KIEV (Sputnik) — Portugal’s Salvador Sobral won the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest narrowly beating Bulgaria and Moldova, a Sputnik correspondent reported from the scene. The WINNER of the #ESC2017 is Portugal! CONGRATULATIONS Salvador Sobral!!! #CelebrateDiversity pic.twitter.com/uMvU4fFf9Z — Eurovision (@Eurovision) May 13, 2017 ​The...

Salvador Sobral of Portugal wins 2017 Eurovision Song Contest
May14

Salvador Sobral of Portugal wins 2017 Eurovision Song Contest

Salvador Sobral of Portugal has won the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest in Kyiv, Ukraine. This marks the first time Portugal has won the competition. …read more Source:...

4 civilians killed in Ukraine ahead of Eurovision Song Contest in Kyiv
May14

4 civilians killed in Ukraine ahead of Eurovision Song Contest in Kyiv

As the glitz and glamour of Eurovision kicked off in Kyiv, people were being shelled to death in their own homes in eastern Ukraine. Authorities have blamed pro-Russia separatists for the attack. …read more Source:...

Ukraine’s Poroshenko Cancels Visit to Eurovision Due to Shelling of Avdiivka
May14

Ukraine’s Poroshenko Cancels Visit to Eurovision Due to Shelling of Avdiivka

KIEV (Sputnik) — Poroshenko said he had canceled his visit to the final of the 2017 Eurovision song contest set for May 13 because of the shelling of the town of Avdiivka in Donbas, resulting in casualties among civil population. Earlier in the day, Pavlo Zhebrivskyi, the governor of the Kiev-loyal Donetsk region administration, said that at...

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